High school football players taking pledge against domestic violence

...always trying to teach character and doing right and treating people with respect."Reaching one young man makes the effort worth it ? even if the lesson doesn't sink in for all players, Troxler said.Kresslein said the initiative isn't intended...

Re-elect Deal

...if Deal isn't elected? The Democratic candidate for governor is Jason Carter, who brings to the table all of four years' worth of political experience as a state senator, representing a small portion of DeKalb County in metro Atlanta. He graduated law...

Fiat Chrysler will spin off Ferrari

...convertible bonds to help fund its business plan.Marchionne said Fiat Chrysler expects the new initiatives to inject 4 billion euros worth of capital into the car company, taking into account also the leveraging of Ferrari and floating 10 percent of its shares...

Knicks spoil LeBron James' return to Cleveland

...stability at point guard for the foreseeable future.A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press the deal was worth $48 million over four years. The person spoke on condition of anonymity on Tuesday because the financial details have not...

Finish line is in sight in NASCAR

...finishing second. "Everybody who is out there racing has to weigh risk versus reward. For me, to win this race, it's worth taking a lot of risk, even if you upset your teammate."Matt Kenseth and Kevin Harvick both are in the Elite Eight. But...

Area nonprofits to speak out on proposed cuts

...alternative to the city supplementing area hospitals for indigent care, Project Access has connected patients with donated care worth over $32 million, he said.Also slated to appear Wednesday is Miracle Making Ministries, which seeks $55,000 in funds...

Edwin McCain happy to take musical career in own hands

...put two and two together and decided that driving a forklift is what I do for a living."The story told by McCain's son is worth noting because it symbolizes the kind of career his father has today and what it means to be an independent artist in today's...

Insulation workers suspected in theft of $15,000 worth of jewelry from home

Two men are accused of theft after deputies say they stole more than $15,000 in jewelry while spraying insulation in an Augusta home Saturday.

Washington County tops Power Poll

...Chronicle sports department, WJBF-TV, WRDW-TV and other area media. A first-place vote is worth 10 points; a 10th-place vote is worth one point. First-place votes are in parentheses.TEAM PTS W-L PVS 1. Washington County (8...

Top 25: Michigan State rips rival Michigan

...time Michigan State has accomplished that in a series that dates to 1898. NO. 10 TEXAS CHRISTIAN 82, TEXAS TECH 27In Fort Worth, Texas, Trevone Boykin threw a school-record seven touchdown passes and Texas Christian showcased a new fast-paced offense...